While you are watching YouTube videos online, you may be attracted by some background music contained in the videos. Then you will want to extract audios from YouTube. After which, you can listen to the music conveniently whenever and wherever you want. Among the various audio formats, MP3 is considered as the most popular and regular one. In this article, we are going to show you how to download and convert YouTube to MP3 easily.
Best YouTube to MP3 Converter Software for Windows/Mac
To do the conversion, you are supposed to make use of an all-in-one program which can help you both download and convert the YouTube clips. Yolisoft Video Downloader is such a tool. It allows you to get the YouTube video you want by pasting a URL in the program. Meanwhile, with powerful conversion ability, it lets you automatically rip MP3 from YouTube files (HD and 4K YouTube included).
More Tech Specs of the Program:
Support YouTube videos in any format, like MP4, Webm, and 3GP
Convert YouTube to suitable file formats for portable devices like iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, HTC etc
Windows version compatible with Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Mac version compatible with all Mac OS X, including macOS 10.13 High Sierra
Step 1: Load YouTube Video Source
To load your video, you can directly paste or add the YouTube URL to download online. If you need import videos from the local, go to "File" option on the top left. Choose "Load Video..." and select the target one. What's more, it enables to download and convert videos in batch at one time.
Step 2: Set MP3 as OutPut Format
In the convert options, select "Automatically Convert to". Then browse and choose "MP3 - MPEG Layer-3 Audio (*.mp3)" as output format under "General Audio". Next you can confirm the conversion quality, including high, optimal, medium and low.
Step 3: Convert YouTube Videos to MP3
Before the last step to download and convert your YouTube videos to MP3 songs, you'd better check other related settings. You can also set the download quality of the original files like best available, normal and worst quality. And it will save both of the original and converted files by default. If you only want to keep the latter, just change this setting.
Tips: With the program, you can also download videos from more than 100 popular video-sharing sites including YouTube(VEVO channel, 1080P HD and 4K video), Dailymotion, Vimeo, Goear music, Metacafe, Break, Veoh, BBC, 123Video, IGN Game Video, VideoBash, AOL Video, NBC, CBS, FunnyOrDie NFL, CollegeHumor and more.